Psychology of cricket Oct. 10, 2018

from Best of Today· ·

Former England cricket captain Mike Brearley talks to Today about his relationship with Ian Botham, Ben Stokes' attitude and how his post-playing career as a psychoanalyst has made him re-evaluate his captaining style at the time. His book, On Cricket, looks back at 40 years of his writing on the game. (Image: Mike Brearley in 1977, credit: Evening Standard/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)



Former England cricket captain Mike Brearley talks to Today about his relationship with Ian Botham, Ben Stokes' attitude and how his post-playing career as a psychoanalyst has made him re-evaluate his captaining style at the time. His book, On Cricket, looks back at 40 years of his writing on the game. (Image: Mike Brearley in 1977, credit: Evening Standard/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)